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Baseball on Thursday, August 05, 1976

This research section allows you to see a list of events that occured on a particular date in baseball history. Games, standings and feats are available since 1957 while other data is available since 1903.

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Games and Standings
Births, Deaths and Debuts
Feats and Milestones
VisHomeBoxWinning PitcherLosing pitcherHome RunsBest Hitter Impact
Baltimore Orioles6Cleveland Indians2BoxWayne Garland (13-2)Jim Bibby (7-4)BAL  D DeCinces (6)Doug DeCinces (43.7)
Boston Red Sox5Detroit Tigers4BoxReggie Cleveland (6-5)Dave Lemanczyk (3-3)BOS  B Hobson (2), J Rice (16)  DET  B Freehan (4), A Rodriguez (8)Butch Hobson (31.2)
Minnesota Twins4Kansas City Royals6BoxDennis Leonard (13-4)Bill Singer (8-8)NoneAl Cowens (23.1)
New York Yankees3Milwaukee Brewers9BoxDanny Frisella (3-1)Dock Ellis (11-6)MIL  G Scott (11)George Scott (28.8)
California Angels0Texas Rangers1BoxBert Blyleven (9-12)Gary Ross (6-13)NoneGene Clines (9.4)
San Francisco Giants2Atlanta Braves1BoxJim Barr (10-7)Phil Niekro (11-8)SFN  G Thomasson (4)Cito Gaston (21.9)
Cincinnati Reds3Los Angeles Dodgers2BoxFred Norman (11-2)Don Sutton (12-9)CIN  T Perez (12)Dave Concepcion (14.4)
Chicago Cubs4Montreal Expos3BoxRay Burris (8-11)Don Stanhouse (7-5)CHN  G Mitterwald (3), R Monday (18)  MON  D Unser (8)George Mitterwald (17.0)
New York Mets7Pittsburgh Pirates4BoxJon Matlack (11-6)Jerry Reuss (10-6)NYN  R Staiger (2)  PIT  W Stargell (14)Jon Matlack (19.8)
Houston Astros3San Diego Padres4BoxDave Freisleben (7-9)Bo McLaughlin (1-1)SDN  D Rader (6)Doug Rader (29.1)
Philadelphia Phillies5St. Louis Cardinals2BoxWayne Twitchell (2-0)Lynn McGlothen (9-11)PHI  O Brown (5)  SLN  H Cruz (9)Garry Maddox (36.4)
Standings as of this date
American League
EastWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
New York Yankees6441.610--48036733-1831-23L1Game Log
Baltimore Orioles5352.50511.038139530-2423-28W1Game Log
Cleveland Indians5252.50011.542641227-2725-25L1Game Log
Boston Red Sox5055.47614.043844424-3026-25W2Game Log
Detroit Tigers4856.46215.540346127-2921-27L5Game Log
Milwaukee Brewers4756.45616.038741819-3028-26W1Game Log
WestWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Kansas City Royals6440.615--48338226-2238-18W3Game Log
Oakland Athletics5552.51410.546442224-3331-19W2Game Log
Minnesota Twins5453.50511.547147624-2830-25L3Game Log
Texas Rangers5054.48114.042244021-2629-28W1Game Log
Chicago White Sox4658.44218.038145423-3123-27L2Game Log
California Angels4761.43519.036843323-3124-30L1Game Log
National League
EastWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Philadelphia Phillies7135.670--53736736-1536-19W3Game Log
Pittsburgh Pirates5848.54713.046945928-2230-26L1Game Log
New York Mets5555.50018.042236628-2927-26W3Game Log
Chicago Cubs4761.43525.041952421-3526-26W1Game Log
St. Louis Cardinals4460.42326.039443223-3021-30L2Game Log
Montreal Expos3664.36032.033746421-3515-29L3Game Log
WestWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Cincinnati Reds7039.642--62642836-1834-21W1Game Log
Los Angeles Dodgers5948.55110.042140525-2834-20L2Game Log
Houston Astros5754.51414.043546323-3033-25L1Game Log
San Diego Padres5259.46819.040146521-3331-26W1Game Log
Atlanta Braves4860.44421.544646226-2922-31L1Game Log
San Francisco Giants4862.43622.540647821-3227-30W2Game Log

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